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6 Calvert Avenue, London E2 7JP, England
+44 20 7739 3628
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
8 Mar 2016
“Lovely lady, lovely food”
29 Jul 2014
“Mama Irene's (aka lennies) Thai moonlighting delight”
Closed Now
Asian, British
$$ - $$$
6 Calvert Avenue, London E2 7JP, England
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Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Love this place, super welcoming and incredibly good value. Irene gets to know her customers from sitting and chatting with us after my first visit and openly teasing me after my fourth or fifth. Great date place or BYOB makes it a fun place to...More

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 30 July 2014 via mobile

This little gem had been going for many years with the greasy spoon cafe turning into mama Irene's kitchen at night, she may not be the fastest cook but her dishes are very authentic (and therefor pretty Thai spicy- remember to ask for mild if...More

1  Thank Sally O
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Reviewed 24 July 2014 via mobile

Went to lennie's all the time, well, every now and again - fantastic Thai food homestyle, Big portions great flavours a lot of spice. Bring your own, East London weird and fantastic value. But went at Christmas and had quite a bad experience, with appalling...More

1  Thank Rdrdrdrdrd
Reviewed 1 September 2013 via mobile

The perfect place to spend a Sunday morning with a sausage sandwich and a cup of tea (or coffee) for £2. It's a bit rough around the edges - and there is a noticeable number of naked portrait paintings on the wall - but it's...More

Thank Frazto
Reviewed 17 September 2012

What a very special little place. Lennie's looks like a very small cafe which most people would miss if driving past. It is a wonderful place with excellent food which is prepared by the owner. The food is devine with so any flavours and aroma's....More

1  Thank nixhill
Reviewed 17 December 2007

for ferocious service, B.Y.O alcohol and home cooked Thai food hook up here on end-of-week/weekend nights...book BUT don't be LATE! You'll be scolded. It's ramshackle but fun...

1  Thank lostfox
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Average prices
US$25 - US$25
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Calvert Avenue, London E2 7JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Shoreditch
  • Neighbourhood: Shoreditch
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7739 3628
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